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Ex-FBI director James Comey to speak about book at event in Toronto

I never thought I’d compare a president’s leadership to a mob boss: James Comey
Former FBI head James Comey expanded on comments within his book "A Higher Loyalty," which compare President Donald Trump's leadership skills to those of a mob boss.

TORONTO – Former U.S. FBI director James Comey visits Toronto later today.

Among other things, Comey will discuss his book, “A Higher Loyalty,” at an event called Leaders and Icons.

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U.S. President Donald Trump fired Comey a year ago.

Reports indicate Trump was unhappy with the FBI investigation into possible collusion between his campaign and Russia ahead of the 2016 U.S. presidential election.

READ MORE: Comey says GOP-issued report ruling out Russian collusion is a ‘political document’

A week before his dismissal, Comey had given details to the U.S. Senate about the probe into Russia’s alleged effort to sway the vote.

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Comey will be interviewed by Canadian business executive Heather Reisman at today’s event.